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Wines from Albolduy and Tapas from Las Negras

Only nine people turned up for the wine evening at El Brindi Negro last night. It was a shame because the owner of the bodega in Alboloduy, Cristina Calvache, was present to introduce and talk about each of her four wines and it was an enjoyable and informative evening. 190 more words

Spain opt not to go back into the blue

You might have seen recently that Spain defender Gerard Piqué has announced that he will retire from international football after the 2018 World Cup.

The Barcelona defender will only be 31 by that stage but the reason given is that the abuse given to him after the recent World Cup qualifier against Albania was too much to take. 452 more words

Kit History

The Meltdown 1.11 You Are (Not) Alone

I have another thing for you to take away from what happened to me last weekend. It saved my life going home and seeing friends. Plain and simple. 311 more words


Escape Artists

Nobody said it would be easy. We foolishly thought our garden was dog-proof. From past experience, we should have realised that a dog will find a way of escape. 714 more words


Sevilla’s Cathedral – The Largest Church Building in the World

Sevilla’s cathedral is the third largest church building in the world and the largest gothic building in the world. First built as Sevilla’s main mosque and minaret in 1181, the courtyard (Patio de los Naranjos) and minaret (which now forms the lower part of the Giralda bell tower) are the only parts remaining from these times… [click to read more]